5 March
Georgia, Tbilisi

Radisson Blu Iveria Hotel
Dear Sirs,
enterprises and organizations are facing next-tier, multifaceted threats that are both familiar and uncharted. As the cloud and the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem become more interconnected, it is essential for organizations to re-evaluate and redefine their understanding of threats, risks, and solutions in
an ever-changing landscape.
With that, organizations and enterprises must ask:
  • what threats should they prepare for?
  • what risks are involved?
  • what processes and procedures should be implemented?
In the face of next-tier threats, businesses must step up their game and LEVEL UP their defence against these threats.
Irakly Papava
Regional Manager Trend Micro Caucasus
Irakli Papava, Trend Micro Regional Representative in Georgia,
Azerbaijan and Armenia.
Has been developing Trend Micro products in the Caucasus region since 2018.
Before joining Trend Micro, since 2007, he held senior positions
in leading software companies.
From 2007 to 2011 he was the director of Softline International Georgia and from 2012 to 2017 he was the director of Softprom Georgia.
German Pozankov
Regional director Trend Micro in CIS, Georgia, Mongolia
The Country Manager for Russia and CIS at Trend Micro, has been leading the company's Moscow team for over a year now. Prior to that, he held the position of Global Accounts Director at the cybersecurity solutions vendor for five years. He is credited with growing Trend Micro business and working with Fortune Global 500 customers such as Gazprom and Lukoil as well as with a number of other major Russian businesses and organizations. Before coming to Trend Micro, German was the CEO of Mobilet, a company he co-founded that developed an SaaS CRM offering for SMB companies, as well as a one-of-a-kind digital signage solution. Prior to that, he worked as a sales manager for digital media solutions at IBM, headed web technology department at Rosbank, lead project management at PROTEK, and implemented an automated accounted system as a Deputy CEO at Aurora LLC.
Michael Kondrashin
Technical director Trend Micro in CIS, Georgia, Mongolia
Since 2008, Mikhail Kondrashin has worked as the CEO of ZAO APL, a Certified Trend Micro Distributor in Russia and CIS. Previously, beginning in 1998, he held various positions at APL related to creating Trend Micro distribution network in Russia, including a two-and-a-half-year stint as the Head of Trend Micro Competence Center in Russia and CIS, where he was responsible for promoting Trend Micro brand and products, as well as managing technical support. Prior to that, he helped to create Trend Micro technical support infrastructure in Russia and CIS countries and held training sessions for company partners. Mikhail holds a master's degree in theoretical physics from Moscow Engineering Physics Institute. He had a number of scientific publications, gave talks at scientific conferences, and co-authored of a book on quantum computers.
Nikolay Romanov
Solution architect Trend Micro in CIS, Georgia, Mongolia
Is a Solution Architect at Trend Micro Russia and CIS. Working in this position since 2009, he has been responsible for solutions technical architecture development and implementation, as well as malware research and competitive space analysis. At Trend Micro, Nikolai helped to define the company's internal software lifecycle development principles. In addition, being a Certified Trend Micro Trainer, he delivers trainings to the company's partners and customers. Before joining the information security solutions provider, Nikolai held a number of IT security related engineering and managerial posts at companies ranging from ZTE, a telecom hardware provider, to systems integrator Verisell to Rolf Holding, an automotive distributing company. He has degrees in applied mathematics from both Moscow Engineering Physics Institute and Moscow State Technological University Stankin.
Сonference programme
Tuesday, 5 March
9:30 – 10:00
9:30 – 10:00
Welcome coffee, registration
10:00 – 10:15
10:00 – 10:15
Welcome note
Irakly Papava, Regional Manager Trend Micro Caucasus
10:15 – 10:45
10:15 – 10:45
30 Years of Innovations Trend Micro
German Pozankov, regional director Trend Micro in CIS, Georgia, Mongolia
10:45 – 11:10
10:45 – 11:10
Cyberthreats'19 What to expect this year?
Michael Kondrashin, technical director Trend Micro in CIS, Georgia, Mongolia
11:10 – 11:35
11:10 – 11:35
End Points protection: Cyberattacks detection and prevention.
(Apex One, EDR, MDR)
Michael Kondrashin, technical director Trend Micro in CIS, Georgia, Mongolia
11:35 – 12:05
11:35 – 12:05
Coffee break
12:05 – 12:35
12:05 – 12:35
How to protect your Data Center: From platform to application protection
Nikolay Romanov, solution architect Trend Micro in CIS, Georgia, Mongolia
12:35 – 13:00
12:35 – 13:00
Protection for targeted attacks for large enterprises and public sector (Deep Discovery)
Nikolay Romanov, solution architect Trend Micro in CIS, Georgia, Mongolia
Lunch & Networking
Radisson Blu Iveria Hotel, Tbilisi
Rose Revolution Square 1
0108 Tbilisi
Irakly Papava,
Regional Manager Trend Micro Caucasu